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Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table

Private sector gross job gains and job losses for the United States and States, by Census Regions and Divisions, three months ended December 2021, seasonally adjusted
Area Gross Job Gains Gross Job Losses
Total Back
Data
As a percent
of total
employment
Back
Data
Total Back
Data
As a percent
of total
employment
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Data

United States(1)

9,576 7.7 6,697 5.4

Midwest Region

East North Central Division

Illinois

378,074 7.5 241,186 4.9

Indiana

195,758 7.3 125,550 4.7

Michigan

273,189 7.5 190,282 5.3

Ohio

321,925 7.0 234,247 5.2

Wisconsin

159,842 6.5 132,035 5.4

West North Central Division

Iowa

84,090 6.6 66,943 5.2

Kansas

85,507 7.6 59,413 5.3

Minnesota

175,774 7.3 127,029 5.2

Missouri

174,451 7.4 130,144 5.5

Nebraska

54,692 6.7 44,600 5.5

North Dakota

25,764 7.7 21,551 6.5

South Dakota

25,968 7.2 21,513 5.9

Northeast Region

New England Division

Connecticut

96,125 6.9 75,282 5.4

Maine

42,215 8.2 35,966 7.0

Massachusetts

215,423 7.0 176,669 5.7

New Hampshire

44,497 7.8 38,281 6.7

Rhode Island

34,713 8.5 26,519 6.5

Vermont

19,628 8.1 16,684 6.9

Middle Atlantic Division

New Jersey

304,548 8.8 185,576 5.3

New York

590,361 7.7 417,053 5.5

Pennsylvania

344,695 6.8 244,777 4.8

South Region

South Atlantic Division

Delaware

31,132 8.3 23,023 6.1

District of Columbia

36,154 7.3 24,965 5.0

Florida

620,547 7.7 485,513 6.1

Georgia

319,390 8.1 222,404 5.7

Maryland

152,777 7.2 120,002 5.7

North Carolina

314,572 8.1 201,434 5.2

South Carolina

138,925 7.9 92,872 5.3

Virginia

225,872 7.1 172,065 5.4

West Virginia

41,116 7.8 30,914 5.9

East South Central Division

Alabama

123,121 7.6 86,692 5.3

Kentucky

117,852 7.4 79,208 5.0

Mississippi

72,504 8.0 50,572 5.7

Tennessee

194,757 7.4 130,096 4.9

West South Central Division

Arkansas

78,152 7.6 46,913 4.5

Louisiana

146,763 9.7 84,232 5.6

Oklahoma

94,365 7.4 80,657 6.4

Texas

836,520 7.7 509,280 4.7

West Region

Mountain Division

Arizona

176,424 6.8 127,115 4.9

Colorado

177,505 7.6 142,139 6.1

Idaho

57,988 8.6 42,391 6.3

Montana

39,855 10.0 28,711 7.2

Nevada

102,935 8.2 60,754 4.9

New Mexico

51,063 8.0 40,182 6.3

Utah

101,982 7.5 80,008 5.8

Wyoming

20,579 10.1 15,896 7.8

Pacific Division

Alaska

27,986 11.9 20,502 8.7

California

1,263,445 8.5 817,715 5.5

Hawaii

32,973 6.8 23,158 4.8

Oregon

125,365 7.7 102,163 6.2

Washington

221,233 7.8 143,605 5.1

Puerto Rico

45,192 6.4 38,820 5.5

Virgin Islands

1,976 8.1 2,297 9.4

Footnotes
(1) Numbers in thousands.

Source: Business Employment Dynamics is a set of statistics generated from the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages program. These quarterly data series consist of gross job gains and gross job losses statistics from 1992 forward.